Jamie Hickey

Jamie is coffee aficionado and an ISSA-certified personal trainer. At Coffee Semantics, Jamie leads a team of writers that includes professional baristas, coffee bean roasters, and coffee machine repairers. He aims to influence coffee culture in the best possible way, while educating and informing Coffee Semantics readers.

A bag of organic espresso beans from the Lifeboost coffee review that we did including 9 different coffee's

Lifeboost coffee review: Is it the healthiest choice?

The numerous health benefits that Lifeboost claims include low acidity, naturally flavored, single-origin, and mycotoxin-free coffee beans and pre-ground coffee.  But is it really true what the company claims, and is Lifeboost coffee really health-friendly? In this detailed Lifeboost coffee review, we’ll discuss everything from their pros and cons, the variety they offer, where they …

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a cup of espresso beans sitting on a picnic table that is painted the colors of the Italian flag referring to the best italian coffee machine brands.

The 9 Best Italian Coffee Machine Brands That Brew Great Espresso

Espresso’s history bloomed in Italy—from the very first espresso machine prototype to what espresso machines are today—Italy owns and lives up to espresso’s past and present. If you’re in the market for an espresso machine, you can’t go wrong by picking a brand manufactured in Italy with the knowledge found in their long history of …

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